Kalwaria Zebrzydowska is a small city located southwest of Krakow known for a hilltop monastery which attracts a large number of pilgrims every year. The religious complex was founded by governor of Krakow Mikolaj Zebrzydowski in the early 17th century. The towering Basilica of the virgin is built in Baroque style. Kalwaria Zebrzydowska has been a UNESCO world heritage site since 1999.
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